Category: Asia

Grocery Café, Oakland
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Spread the love  Shwe Dagon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)  Photo courtesy: Richard Shaw I find it interesting how certain memories from ones’ childhood endure over time.  Living in Calcutta (now Kolkata) as a child, my […]

Pampanguena Cuisine
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Spread the love Pampanguena’s homey Filipino food is a gift from Josie Yumul Lively conversation among a group of friends at Pampanguena Filipino restaurant is halted as soon as a huge flat basket, lined with […]

Bollywood Grill Restaurant
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Spread the love Bollywood Grill is located in a suburban strip mall in Glastonbury, Connecticut. The outside of the restaurant is very nondescript, but, once you step inside, you are treated to the smells, sights and […]

Mandalay Restaurant & Café
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Spread the love I came upon an opportunity to experience Burmese food for the first time and I was not disappointed. Brief History of Myanmar Myanmar’s government was under the control of the military junta […]

Little Aladdin Restaurant
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Spread the love The open kitchen is what you first see when you enter the restaurant. You can smell and hear the sound of beef, chicken, or lamb sizzling on the flat top grill. Fresh […]

Nepali Asian Restaurant
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Spread the loveNepali Asian Restaurant: Uttam Tamang, the manager and owner of Nepali Asian restaurant, takes careful attention to greet every customer with a firm handshake and a warm smile. After showing them to their […]

Saigon Kitchen
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Spread the love Van Nguyen and Lanni Vu are a mother daughter restaurateur duo from Vietnam. Van, a widowed mother of seven children at the time, made the decision to immigrate to the United States […]

Carnival Restaurant
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Spread the love  Even as one stands in the parking lot out front of Carnival, a medium-sized Lebanese American restaurant located just on the outskirts of Hollywood’s buzz, it’s possible to feel the community bustling […]

Masala Restaurant
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Spread the love  Only five miles north of downtown Boston, in the hip town of Somerville close to the Tufts University campus sits a special restaurant: Masala. It is special not only because of its […]

Yemen Kitchen
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Spread the loveMeet the Restaurateur Abdul Al Rammah, Owner of Yemen Kitchen The irresistible fragrance of sizzling onions and garlic perfumes the small kitchen where Abdul Al Rammah stands at his stove, deftly stirring several pans […]